The thing was uncovered by the Yemeni and Saudi intel services. One plane was stopped in Bahrain. The other in England. No claims of any help from any other countries have been made. Why target Jews in Chicago? Because that would target Obama political allies. The targets were, first and foremost, Americans. DHS and CIA and FBI and DIA are nonpartisan again. And apparently, US outreach to the Muslim world has some benefits.
At least 2 dead in Kenya after boat with 200 people capsizes (AP)